This degree is available for Mid Year Entry in Newcastle (Callaghan) and Central Coast (Ourimbah) to commence study in semester two, 2013. Find out more »
No aspect of our world is untouched by science. This immense field underpins areas such as technology, industry, business, agriculture, environment, research, health and the information revolution.
The University of Newcastle is home to the 2012 NSW Scientist of the Year, Laureate Professor John Aitken and was ranked in the top eight Australian universities for Research Excellence in 2012.
Our staff are actively involved in research, which means your teaching will include the latest developments and advancements happening in the real world. The University of Newcastle received research rankings equivalent to world-class standard and above in seven of our science disciplines according to Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2012.
You will have the opportunity to work alongside these leading staff through programs such as our Summer Scholarships and the Merit Pathway, which provide high achieving students the opportunity to enhance their undergraduate degree and reach their full potential.
Our Bachelor of Science offers 11 majors so that you can tailor your degree to suit your interests and career objectives. A major is an area that you can specialise in within your degree. Find out more
Throughout your degree you will be exposed to lab work which will help develop your analytical, research and communication skills. Find out more
As a Bachelor of Science graduate, you will have excellent employment prospects and can earn well over the average as a graduate and throughout your career. Find out more
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